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What does SVHC stand for?

SVHC stands for Substances of Very High Concern (EU Registration, Evaluation and Authorization of Chemicals)

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South Korea is amending its Toxic Chemical Control Law, and moving toward a list of substances of very high concern (SVHC).
Meglena Mihova, who wrote the EPPA report, said that "what's very relevant now is that since 2008 a lot of so-called substances of very high concern (SVHC) have been listed" there are now 38 of them which textile producers, importers and distributors have to report on, so now the situation "becomes really alive".
Particular attention will be given to the obligation to communicate the presence of candidate list substances of very high concern, if present above 0.